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February 8, 2018

 

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Global Flowers

For Valentine’s Day, most of us will buy flowers, and those flowers are already enroute to us from abroad.

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January 25, 2018

 

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This year, I’m going to buy more plants that provide food and shelter for pollinators.

January 18, 2018

 

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Liatris attracts lots of those lovely Monarch butterflies into our gardens.

January 11, 2018

 

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Since the 1830s about 99 percent of American tall grass prairies have been destroyed.

January 4, 2018

 

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Poetry by Algernon Charles Swinburne and Oscar Wilde.

December 28, 2017

 

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